African Union slams US plan on Palestine-Israel dispute
10th Feb 2020

African Union slams US plan on Palestine-Israel dispute

By Seleshi Tessema and Addis Getachew   ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AA): Addressing the annual summit of the African Union (AU) leaders, the chairman of the bloc heavily criticized the U.S.’ so-called peace plan in Middle East. “We all suffered from … Continued

Saudi Arabia: OIC unanimously rejects Trump’s so-called Deal of Century
4th Feb 2020

Saudi Arabia: OIC unanimously rejects Trump’s so-called Deal of Century

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia (AA) The member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Monday unanimously rejected the so-called Deal of the Century, which is a plan proposed by the U.S. administration for peace in the Middle East. However, … Continued

Mass protests in Palestine slam Trump’s so called ‘peace plan’
31st Jan 2020

Mass protests in Palestine slam Trump’s so called ‘peace plan’

By Nour Abu Eisha and Qaid Abu Samra   GAZA CITY/RAMALLAH (AA): Thousands of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and occupied West Bank rallied on Thursday in protests against U.S. President Donald Trump’s so-called Middle East peace plan. Demonstrators in … Continued

US drops record number of bombs in Afghanistan in 2019
29th Jan 2020

US drops record number of bombs in Afghanistan in 2019

By Shadi Khan Saif province   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The U.S. forces stationed in Afghanistan dropped a record number of bombs in 2019, according to a recent data by the U.S. air forces. The U.S. military conducted 2,434 airstrikes in … Continued

Palestine warns Israel, US over ‘Deal of Century’
24th Jan 2020

Palestine warns Israel, US over ‘Deal of Century’

By Hamdi Yildiz   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA):  Palestine’s leadership vowed Thursday not to recognize any Middle East peace plan it had previously rejected, warning the U.S. and Israel against announcing such a deal. Nabil Abu Rudeinah, the spokesperson of the … Continued

Iran “accidentally” shot down Ukrainian airplane
11th Jan 2020

Iran “accidentally” shot down Ukrainian airplane

By Burak Bir, Faruk Zorlu   (AA): Iran’s General Staff of the Armed Forces said Saturday that a Ukrainian aircraft was “accidentally” hit by an Iranian missile early this week that killed 176 people on board. In a written statement, … Continued

Kenya: Al-Shabaab kills 3 Americans in attack on Kenya base
6th Jan 2020

Kenya: Al-Shabaab kills 3 Americans in attack on Kenya base

By Andrew Wasike   NAIROBI, Kenya (AA): The United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) confirmed Sunday that a U.S. service member and two Defense Department contractors were killed when al-Shabaab militants stormed a military base used by Kenyan and U.S. forces … Continued

Iraq: US kills 24 members of anti-ISIS security forces
30th Dec 2019

Iraq: US kills 24 members of anti-ISIS security forces

By Aamir Hassani   BAGHDAD (AA): Death toll of Sunday attacks by the U.S. on positions belong to Iraqi anti-ISIS Kataib Hezbollah security group in Iraq and Syria border has risen to 24, according to an Iraqi source on Monday. … Continued

US: Florida Naval Air Station shooting leaves 3 dead
7th Dec 2019

US: Florida Naval Air Station shooting leaves 3 dead

By Beyza Binnur Donmez ANKARA (AA) A Saudi National opened fire at the Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola in the U.S. state of Florida on Friday, killing three people and wounding  eight, according to the authorities. The shooter, who was … Continued

Syria: 13 civilians killed, 20 injured in terror attack on N Syria
3rd Nov 2019

Syria: 13 civilians killed, 20 injured in terror attack on N Syria

By Sena Guler   (AA): 13 civilians were killed and some 20 others injured in bomb laden bomb attack which targeted a marketplace in the district center of  border town Tal Abyad, Northern Syria, which is being occupied by Turkey. Turkey-backed … Continued

US rebuilding illegal military bases in northeast Syria
2nd Nov 2019

US rebuilding illegal military bases in northeast Syria

By Mohamad Misto and Omer Koparan   ANKARA, Turkey, (AA): U.S. troops have begun rebuilding a military base in the south of Ayn al-Arab, or Kobani, which was previously evacuated during Turkey’s anti-terror operation in northern Syria. According to Anadolu … Continued

Trump says Daesh terrorist chief al-Baghdadi killed in US raid
28th Oct 2019

Trump says Daesh terrorist chief al-Baghdadi killed in US raid

By Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON (AA) – Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the man who led the Daesh terror organization as it swept up large swaths of Iraq and Syria, has been killed in a U.S. night time raid in northwestern Syria, President … Continued

‘Turkish operation in Syria to be paused for YPG’s withdrawal’
18th Oct 2019

‘Turkish operation in Syria to be paused for YPG’s withdrawal’

By Burak Bir and Erdogan Cagatay Zontur   ANKARA (AA): Turkey will pause its “anti-terror operation” in northern Syria to allow the withdrawal of YPG from the planned safe zone, said a joint Turkish-U.S. statement on Thursday. Following the meetings … Continued

Afghanistan: US drone strike kills scores of Afghan civilians
20th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: US drone strike kills scores of Afghan civilians

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Scores of civilians were killed in a U.S. drone strike early Thursday in eastern Afghanistan close to the Tora Bora mountains. Attaullah Khogyani, spokesman for the governor of the restive Nangarhar province, … Continued

Saudi Arabia oil facilities set on fire by Houhti drone attacks
15th Sep 2019

Saudi Arabia oil facilities set on fire by Houhti drone attacks

By Hussein Mahmoud Ragab Elkabany and Ali Semerci AA: On Saturday, the official Saudi Press Agency reported the blazes at the Abqaiq and Khurais facilities. Abqaiq is home to the state-owned, Saudi Aramco’s largest oil processing plant. Yemen’s Houthi rebels … Continued

Syria: Turkey, US begin joint patrols for Syria safe zone
8th Sep 2019

Syria: Turkey, US begin joint patrols for Syria safe zone

By Rauf Maltas SANLIURFA, Turkey (AA): First joint Turkish-U.S. ground patrols begin Sunday for a planned safe zone east of Euphrates in Syria as Turkish military enters into Syrian territory. The Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) and U.S. Armed Forces initiated … Continued

Afghanistan: Truck bombing by Taliban kills 16 civilians in Kabul
3rd Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Truck bombing by Taliban kills 16 civilians in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The Taliban claimed responsibility for a truck bomb that killed 16 people here in the Afghan capital, an official confirmed Tuesday as US signs a peace deal with the Taliban. Interior ministry spokesman … Continued

US Muslims fundraise $125,000 for detained migrants
21st Aug 2019

US Muslims fundraise $125,000 for detained migrants

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): An American-Muslim non-profit initiative has raised more than $125,000 to bail out detained migrants in immigration detention centers, its fundraising site said Tuesday. The Muslims for Migrants campaign launched Aug. 7 by CelebrateMercy has … Continued

Israel to join US & UK in tanker war against Iran in Persian Gulf
7th Aug 2019

Israel to join US & UK in tanker war against Iran in Persian Gulf

JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz has said that his country will join the US and the UK, to “protect” trade routes in the Persian Gulf, Israeli media reported on Tuesday. According to an Israeli daily Yedioth Ahronoth, Katz … Continued

Syria Govt attacks kill 15 in N Syria
30th Jul 2019

Syria Govt attacks kill 15 in N Syria

By Burak Karacaoglu, Esref Musa   IDLIB, Syria (AA): The death toll from attacks by Syrian Government forces and Russian warplanes in de-escalation zone in northern Syria on Monday rose to 15, according to sources with the controversial White Helmets … Continued

Over 120 people attended a landmark conference on the media reporting of Islam and Muslims. It was held jointly by The Muslim News and Society of Editors in London on September 15.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence event is to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to society. Over 850 people from diverse background, Muslim and non-Muslim, attended the gala dinner.

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